The rest area bulletin board west of Moorcroft is sporting a new look
June 24, 2021
The Moorcroft Community Development Committee (MCDC) almost 30 years ago received the keys to the display board and have ever since made a point of sharing just a bit of the town’s history on the board with passers-by.
The 48-year-old rest area also hosts the marker identifying the old Texas Trail that ran through this territory more than 100 years ago with brands from the cattle and sheep ranches that came to settle in the area pressed into the statue.
In 2004, the site was closed for remodeling for the first time in its history and the committee was contacted by WYDOT for input on cont...